I own enough eyeshadow to last until the end of my days. Some products catch my attention and manage to stay at the top of my makeup drawer. Other palettes I only use a few times and they end up ghosted or forgotten. These palettes have been relegated to my makeup graveyard. I want to resurrect these palettes, get them back into my regular makeup rotation and rekindle the feeling of excitement I had when I first purchased them. Let’s take a lot at a few lesser loved palettes in my collection.Continue reading “Makeup Resurrection: Top 5 Palettes I Need to Use More”
Natasha Denona: Love Cheek Duo Review
Love is in the air! The new sparkly, pink cheek palette from Natasha Denona is here. The limited edition Love Cheek Duo is inspired by the Love Story collection Natasha Denona released in 2020. I was literally in love with this palette from the moment I saw it. I knew I had to have it, but it’s difficult to judge face products online without seeing them in person to colour match. I took a gamble on this one, let’s find out if I’m lucky in love with this duo.Continue reading “Natasha Denona: Love Cheek Duo Review”
Purchase or Pass | Pat McGrath Labs Divine Rose Luxe Quad: Eternal Eden
Queue the excitement! Pat McGrath has announced a new collection. There’s a whole boat load of new ultra rosy products landing just in time for Valentine’s Day. I’m a sucker for pink eyeshadow, so I want everything in this collection. With that said, the Pat McGrath name comes with an exorbitant price-tag, so I’m going to to try my best to resist temptation. Let’s discuss the pros and cons of the Divine Rose Luxe Quad.Continue reading “Purchase or Pass | Pat McGrath Labs Divine Rose Luxe Quad: Eternal Eden”
Viseart: Petite Pro Midsommer Palette Review
I really wanted to try Viseart eyeshadow in 2020. Luckily, Viseart Petite Pro Midsommer palette was under the Christmas tree for me! This little slice of warm midsommer from Viseart is one of the tiniest eyeshadow palette I own – they don’t call it Petite Pro for nothing. Let’s play around with this Midsummer Night’s Dream themed palette. Hopefully, this palette is punching above its weight!Continue reading “Viseart: Petite Pro Midsommer Palette Review”
Too Faced: Cinnamon Bear Collection Review
Introducing the Too Faced Cinnamon Bear Limited Edition Eye, Cheek and Lip Makeup Collection. This collection has everything! Adorable embossed bears, cinnamon scented lipstick and a cute little red bag perfect for travel. I’m a big fan of berry tones and pink eyeshadow, so this collection was basically tailor made for me. Let’s find out if this cinnamon themed palette can warm my heart.Continue reading “Too Faced: Cinnamon Bear Collection Review”
ColourPop: The Child Eyeshadow Palette Review
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away there was a character so adorable he needed his own dedicated eyeshadow palette. ColourPop Cosmetic released the Child palette inspired by the cutest sidekick in the galaxy – Baby Yoda. The second I saw this palette I knew I had to add it to my collection! Let’s find out if this Baby Yoda palette is as lovable as the character who inspired it.Continue reading “ColourPop: The Child Eyeshadow Palette Review”
Too Faced: Pumpkin Spice Palette Review
Pumpkin Spice and everything nice! This gorgeous 18 pan palette is filled with warm, Fall shades that make me want a Pumpkin Spice latte stat. This palette does have strong Fall vibes. Despite this, Winter is settling in where I live. Let’s find out if this palette can fight off my winter is coming blues.Continue reading “Too Faced: Pumpkin Spice Palette Review”
Marc Jacobs Beauty: Cherrific Eyeshadow Palette Review
The holiday 2020 makeup session is upon us! With everything going on in the world this year, makeup has been a fun distraction. I’ve been really interested in many of the holiday collections this year. I’ve been enjoying researching products and deciding what I want add to to my collection. There was one collection that caught my eye immediately – the March Jacobs Beauty Very Merry Cherry Collection. I needed to have the gorgeous cherry themed eyeshadow palette in my collection. Let’s find out if this palette is full of holiday magic.Continue reading “Marc Jacobs Beauty: Cherrific Eyeshadow Palette Review”
ColourPop: Pretty Guardian (Sailor Moon) Palette Review
Fighting evil by moonlight, winning love by daylight, never running from a real fight, she is the one named Sailor Moon! So much of my childhood was spent watching this iconic series. I remember having a magic scepter that lit up and made sounds! I wanted to be Sailor Moon as I kid – now as an adult, I can do my makeup like her. Let’s find out if the Pretty Guardian palette is the new palette I can depend on.
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Too Faced: Gingerbread Extra Spicy Palette Review
This is sort of a retro review. The beauty industry pumps out new products so fast after a few months some palettes can feel like old news. Too Faced’s Gingerbread Extra Spicy was released for holiday 2019 as a sequel to the massively successful Gingerbread Spice. I wasn’t going to post about this product because I received it for Christmas and it seemed like Extra Spicy’s time in the spotlight had passed. Though, I saw a few people posting on Instagram about finding it at TX Maxx or Marshall’s so I figured I would share my thoughts. Let’s dive in and see if this spicy palette brings the heat!
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Pat McGrath Labs: MTHRSHP Subliminal Platinum Bronze Review
The mothership has landed! Pat McGrath Labs is a high end brand with an out of this world aesthetic. Pat McGrath palettes are so coveted in the beauty community it’s almost as if they’re otherworldly. A few month ago, some of the brands six pan palettes were on sale and I was lucky enough to get my hands on one. Let’s see if this Platinum Bronze, $89.00CAD palette lives up to the sky high hype!
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Too Faced: Hot Buttered Rum Palette Review
It’s officially November! Meaning, the holiday makeup season is in full swing and product releases are out of control. I’ve only purchased a few items this holiday season. I’m trying to be more selective with my purchases and I love a product that delivers on the holiday theme. So, with those two thoughts in mind I picked up the fantastically, festive Hot Buttered Rum from Too Faced. Let’s find out how this Christmas palette performs.
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Too Faced: Sparkling Pineapple Palette Review
And so it grows! The story of my ever expanding Too Faced collection. Recently, I bought the Sparkling Pineapple eyeshadow palette from the Tutti Frutti collection. I’ve wanted to try the Tutti Frutti collection since it was released, but it’s not available at Sephora so accessing the line in Canada isn’t easy. I thank my lucky pineapples that this collection ended up at Marshall’s. Plus, the palette was on sale for $19.00 so I couldn’t lose. Let’s see how Sparkling Pineapple performs!
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Too Faced: Shake Your Palm Palms Review
Shake your palm, palms! Shake your bon bons! Shake whatever you have because Too Faced’s new beach getaway themed palette has arrived. The Shake Your Palm, Palms palette is eight shades of fun in the sun eyeshadow goodness. This palette is inspired by getting away from it all and the shades couldn’t be more travel friendly. Let’s see how the Shake Your Palm Palms palette performs!
The Balm Cosmetics: The Lou Manizer Squad Review
Introducing the Lou Manizer Squad, the adorable four pan highlight palette from the The Balm Cosmetics. This quad contains four beautiful lady-Lou highlights banding together to form one unstoppable squad. This palette caught my attention while I was browsing the makeup section at Winners. Luckily, I scored this palette for only $16.99 CAD. Let’s find out how this fearsome, foursome performs.
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